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Psalmus 44.
Psalm 44.
44:1. Eructávit cor meum verbum bonum : *
dico ego ópera mea Regi.
1. My heart hath uttered a good word; * I speak my works to the King.
44:2. Lingua mea cálamus scribæ : *
velóciter scribéntis.
2. My tongue is the pen of a scrivener * that writeth swiftly.
44:3. Speciósus forma præ fíliis hóminum, diffúsa est grátia in lábiis tuis : *
proptérea benedíxit te Deus in ætérnum.
3. Thou art beautiful above the sons of men: grace is poured abroad in thy lips; * therefore hath God blessed thee for ever.
44:4. Accíngere gládio tuo super femur tuum, *
4. Gird thy sword upon thy thigh, * O thou most mighty.
44:5. Spécie tua et pulchritúdine tua : *
inténde, próspere procéde, et regna.
5. With thy comeliness and thy beauty * set out, proceed prosperously, and reign.
44:6. Propter veritátem, et mansuetúdinem, et justítiam : *
et dedúcet te mirabíliter déxtera tua.
6. Because of truth and meekness and justice: * and thy right hand shall conduct thee wonderfully.
44:7. Sagíttæ tuæ acútæ, pópuli sub te cadent : *
in corda inimicórum Regis.
7. Thy arrows are sharp: under thee shall people fall, * into the hearts of the king's enemies.
44:8. Sedes tua, Deus, in sǽculum sǽculi : *
virga directiónis virga regni tui.
8. Thy throne, O God, is for ever and ever: * the sceptre of thy kingdom is a sceptre of uprightness.
44:9. Dilexísti justítiam, et odísti iniquitátem : *
proptérea unxit te, Deus, Deus tuus, óleo lætítiæ præ consórtibus tuis.
9. Thou hast loved justice, and hated iniquity: * therefore God, thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows.
44:10. Myrrha, et gutta, et cásia a vestiméntis tuis, a dómibus ebúrneis : *
ex quibus delectavérunt te fíliæ regum in honóre tuo.
10. Myrrh and stacte and cassia perfume thy garments, from the ivory houses: * out of which the daughters of kings have delighted thee in thy glory.
44:10. Ástitit regína a dextris tuis in vestítu deauráto : *
circúmdata varietáte.
10. The queen stood on thy right hand, in gilded clothing; * surrounded with variety.
44:11. Audi fília, et vide, et inclína aurem tuam : *
et oblivíscere populum tuum et domum patris tui.
11. Hearken, O daughter, and see, and incline thy ear: * and forget thy people and thy father's house.
44:12. Et concupíscet Rex decórem tuum : *
quóniam ipse est Dóminus Deus tuus, et adorábunt eum.
12. And the king shall greatly desire thy beauty; * for he is the Lord thy God, and him they shall adore.
44:13. Et fíliæ Tyri in munéribus *
vultum tuum deprecabúntur : omnes dívites plebis.
13. And the daughters of Tyre with gifts, * yea, all the rich among the people, shall entreat thy countenance.
44:14. Omnis glória ejus fíliæ Regis ab intus, *
in fímbriis áureis circumamícta varietátibus.
14. All the glory of the king's daughter is within, * in golden borders, clothed round about with varieties.
44:15. Adducéntur Regi vírgines post eam : *
próximæ ejus afferéntur tibi.
15. After her shall virgins be brought to the king: * her neighbours shall be brought to thee.
44:16. Afferéntur in lætítia et exsultatióne : *
adducéntur in templum Regis.
16. They shall be brought with gladness and rejoicing: * they shall be brought into the temple of the king.
44:17. Pro pátribus tuis nati sunt tibi fílii : *
constítues eos príncipes super omnem terram.
17. Instead of thy fathers, sons are born to thee: * thou shalt make them princes over all the earth.
44:18. Mémores erunt nóminis tui : *
in omni generatióne et generatiónem.
18. They shall remember thy name * throughout all generations.
44:18. Proptérea pópuli confitebúntur tibi in ætérnum : *
et in sǽculum sǽculi.
18. Therefore shall people praise thee for ever; yea, * for ever and ever.
V. Glória Patri, et lio, *
et Spirítui Sancto.
V. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, * and to the Holy Ghost.
R. Sicut erat in princípio, et nunc, et semper, *
et in sǽcula sæculórum. Amen.
R. As it was in the beginning, is now, * and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.